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Helping Clients Avoid Criminal And Civil Tax Penalties

There are substantial civil penalties for inappropriate positions taken on tax returns. If your tax return is being examined by the Internal Revenue Service, consulting with an experienced tax lawyer can be critical to protecting your interests.

At the Baker Law Firm, P.C., we are dedicated to protecting our clients from potential liability for civil penalties as well as criminal tax matters. Using over 50 years of combined experience, we guide individuals and businesses through the legal system

Tax liability often starts with IRS audits. If you are being audited by the Internal Revenue Services, seek the guidance of an experienced lawyer. Contact the Baker Law Firm, P.C., by calling 203-648-4737.

Types Of Civil Tax Penalties

The law imposes many different types of tax penalties to help ensure that all taxpayers pay their taxes. Each penalty is calculated differently and is defined by different statutes and case law. At the Baker Law Firm, P.C., tax law has been a focus of our law firm since 1976. We work directly with the IRS in determining which penalties (if any) apply based on the facts involved. We have the in-depth knowledge necessary to guide you through a wide range of civil penalties;

  • Failure-to-file penalty
  • Failure-to-pay penalty
  • Accuracy-related penalty
  • Negligence penalty
  • Disregard penalty
  • Civil fraud penalty

If you underpay your taxes due to tax fraud rather than error, you could become involved in a criminal tax investigation. At the Baker Law Firm, P.C., we use extensive knowledge of tax fraud and criminal tax issues to answer your questions and address your concerns.

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See why so many Connecticut clients have trusted their legal concerns to us. To speak with a lawyer at the Baker Law Firm, P.C., please call us at 203-648-4737 or complete our online contact form.